Our Services

HIRE A SHERPA

Industry Sherpa specializes in camera stabilization with a variety of hardware solutions including lightweight stabilized remote heads, stabilized gimbals and mechanical gyro stabilized platforms.

RENT EquipMENT

Most of our equipment is available for rental including our gimbals, remote heads, the Black Arm by FlowCine, RT Motion, Paralinx and a variety of other gadgets and solutions.  Please call or email us to today for more details.

Black Arm for Sale

BUY Equipment

Industry Sherpa is an authorized Reseller for the Americas for FlowCine, Intuitive Aerial, RTMotion, Paralinx, Wooden Camera, Convergent Design and FreeFly Systems.  Call for a quote today!

Unmanned Aerial Services

As former Vice President of Intuitive Aerial Inc and UAV manufacturer, Industry Sherpa leverages its 24+ years of entertainment technology excellence with various UAS service providers to provide the most professional unmanned aerial services specializing in nimbal small UAV's and heavy lift pro-cinema and broadcast camera payloads.  We offer a variety of UAV solutions to match your project and ensure that every flight is safe, legal and stable.

  • Unreal Freedom LLC (aka UFO) Specializes in low altitude sUAS cinema with one of the most experienced IATSE Local 600 crew in the industry.  UFO's crew combined crew talent has over 200+ feature films, commercials and speciality projects using custom sUAS aircraft with stabilized remote heads for professional cinema cameras including RED, ARRI, Canon & Sony.  VR360, LIDAR, Infrared, you name it, UFO has flown it.
  • DroneWrx.com offers 20 years of industry knowledge and a thorough understanding of set etiquette with a unique focus in speciality camera services and aerial cinematography.
  • USA Sport Inc is one of our oldest and longest collaborations with a focus on action sports and live event camera operations,   adapte in both heavy lift aerials and small UAV's; Austin was Intuitive Aerial's first AERIGON demo pilot.
  • RevUS LLC offers 16 years of Navy Special Warfare unmanned aerial expertise and is one of the few Netflix Approved Unmanned Aerial Service Providers with heavy-lift experience.
  • Aerial Mob is one of the original drone cinematography service providers in Hollywood and continues to build upon its strong reputation for delivering breathtaking aerial cinematography on some the industry's most technically challenging projects.  Awarded the industry's first-ever Emmy for outstanding technical achievement in drone cinematography, Aerial Mob has the strategic partnerships with leading brands in the industry and employs the top drone crews (like Industry Sherpa and UFO) for their projects. 
  • Aether Films is a full service production company with a thorough understanding of aerial cinematography, UAV's and stabilized head technology.

IATSE Local 600 | FAA 333 EXEMPT | PART 107 CERTIFIED | NETFLIX CERTIFIED

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FLY SAFE & LEGAL day or NIGHT

Its not easy keeping up with the latest rules and regulations of every federal aviation authority around the world.  Let Industry Sherpa answer all your questions, file the paperwork and help you understand what you can and can not do inside your budget parameters.

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FLY HEAVY with experience

Very few UAV service providers can claim the level of expertise required to fly heavy.  This may take the combination of military experience, UAV manufacturing proficiency, and advanced control theory stabilization excellence only found at Industry Sherpa and our UAV partners.

AERIGON & Inspire Pro on set for Microsoft Forza 2016

All Sizes all Budgets All factors

Industry Sherpa can provide a variety of services to meet your budget.  Sometimes a smaller drone is the best system while the larger drones give the director and DP the image quality they want.  While sometimes you need the extra power of a heavy lift drone just due to basic physics.

The Black Arm

A 3-Axis Dampening System with Anti-Vibration Mount

 

When you need a lightweight well engineered vertical stabilizer look no further than the Black Arm by Flowcine.  Industry Sherpa is the ONLY one on one reseller for Flowcine in the Americas and we will be happy to share our knowledge of using the Black Arm to help remove the vertical spikes and vibrations in your moving images.

 

 
 Grip your car or truck and easily mount the Black Arm with any remote head and gimbal to get a stable moving camera platform.

Grip your car or truck and easily mount the Black Arm with any remote head and gimbal to get a stable moving camera platform.

 Black Arm with Mini Libra Head on a camera cart.

Black Arm with Mini Libra Head on a camera cart.

 Black Arm with a NEWTON & Paralinx on a Segway 

Black Arm with a NEWTON & Paralinx on a Segway 

 Flowcine Black Arm on Motorcycle with NEWTON 3-Axis Stabilized Remote Head.

Flowcine Black Arm on Motorcycle with NEWTON 3-Axis Stabilized Remote Head.

NEWTON

Lightweight 3-Axis Stabilized Remote Head.

 

Not to be confused by handheld gimbals, the NEWTON is a powerful low profile 3-Axis stabilized remote head that can by configured for a variety of applications.  Once mastered the NEWTON is the low cost alternative to a Libra or Mini-Libra head and can provide a powerful stabilized image in rough terrain or during high speed maneuvers.  Call Industry Sherpa today to learn more about renting or purchasing a NEWTON today. 

 

 

NEWTON at CES 2017 with Spydercam

 NEWTON with RED Dragon on a boat, 2016

NEWTON with RED Dragon on a boat, 2016

 NEWTON with Sony HDC-P1 & Canon HJ14 on the Condorcam, 2016

NEWTON with Sony HDC-P1 & Canon HJ14 on the Condorcam, 2016

 NEWTON with RED Dragon on a small SUV, Los Angeles, CA 2016

NEWTON with RED Dragon on a small SUV, Los Angeles, CA 2016

AERIGON & ALTA 8

Professional Cinema & Broadcast Drones

 

The AERIGON is an elite ready built heavy lift unmanned aerial system capable of carrying camera payloads up to 20lbs.  The AERIGON HELI is a massive dodecacopter capable of lifting heavy professional camera payloads with industrial grade components and a carbon fiber exoskeleton.  The AERIGON Gimbal is a 3-Axis stabilized gimbal powerful enough to manage 20lbs camera payloads with severe wind drag while maintaining image stability up to 60mm in focal length while keeping the entire aircraft weight below 55lbs.

 
 Custom AERIGON for RED Digital Cinema.  Delivered to RED in 2015

Custom AERIGON for RED Digital Cinema.  Delivered to RED in 2015

 AERIGON in Action for Microsoft Games

AERIGON in Action for Microsoft Games

 AERIGON with Phantom Flex 4K + RTMotion

AERIGON with Phantom Flex 4K + RTMotion

 AERIGON with Canon C300MkII + RTMotion

AERIGON with Canon C300MkII + RTMotion

RTMotion Lens Control System (MK3.1)

 

We love the RTMotion LCS for being super light weight, powerful and unequal in range.  The MK3.1 is a precision wireless control for cinema and still camera lenses.  The product range is specifically designed to enable a low-cost entry point with a single motor or broad expansion capability with full Focus, Iris and Zoom control with thumbwheels and more.  Call Industry Sherpa for more information and get a demo of the RTMotion MK3.1!

 

 
 RT Motion controlling IRIS & Focus with an Alexa Mini on the NEWTON - Accessories by Wooden Camera

RT Motion controlling IRIS & Focus with an Alexa Mini on the NEWTON - Accessories by Wooden Camera

 RT Motion MK3.1 Full FIZ Control with Force Zoom

RT Motion MK3.1 Full FIZ Control with Force Zoom

 RT Focus Motor with Canon 15.5-47mm + RED Dragon & NEWTON

RT Focus Motor with Canon 15.5-47mm + RED Dragon & NEWTON

Dactylcam Pro

 

Rated for 100lb total capacity and speeds up to 35 MPH, the Dactylcam PRO can handle larger camera packages and accessories. Powered by a custom motor and dual LI-lON batteries, the entire system has over 12 amps in its veins, leaving plenty of power to run multiple accessories through the integrated PTAPS on either side of the frame.

 

 
Dactylcam with Sony P1 and Ethos Gimbal
Dactylcam Pro with Flight Head Mini 3